Surfing

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Surfing is not just a great summer sport; it also has amazing health benefits as well. Readers will learn more about the history of surfing, how to get started safely, and the various health benefits of the sport.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 797.2'3
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 6.1
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602790193), Paperback (9781602790933), PDF (9781602791541), ePub (9781631378829), Hosted ebook (9781602791541H), Kindle (9781631371813)
Copyright 2008
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics

Author: Jim Fitzpatrick

Jim Fitzpatrick has been an active skateboarder since the steel-wheeled days of the 1950s. Past editor of Transworld‘s Skateboarding Business, he has been a frequent contributor to skateboard magazines and is the author of Tony Hawk. In 1994, he founded the nonprofit International Association of Skateboard Companies and is currently vice president of USA Skateboarding. A California native, he lives in Santa Barbara, California, where he is head of the Santa Barbara Montessori School.

Content Adviser: Thomas Sawyer, EdD

Professor of Recreation and Sports Management, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana

  • Surfing Around the World
  • Which Board Is for You?
  • Safe Surfing
  • Surfing the Environment
  • Surfing Is Good for You!
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author